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HIS 325/525: Black America Since 1945

This guide is for Professor Sotiropoulos' HIS 325/525 class which focuses on the Cold War, Black Power, and the color line in the United States.


African Americans Monument

Welcome to the Research Guide for HIS 325! Your class research assignment will be about African American history after 1945 with a special focus on the Cold War and Black Power. In this guide you'll find tutorials, links, and primary & secondary resources about this topic.

Please call me or email me if you need research assistance or if you would like to schedule an appointment (my contact info is to the right). I'm happy to meet with you to help you get started with your research or to answer any questions.

Course Texts

Essential Resources

Open Educational Resources (OERs)

Open Educational Resources are free educational materials that are open for anyone to use. Some of these materials are available under Creative Commons licenses that allow users to re-mix, customize, and re-distribute material for use in the classroom.